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The Corn Market and Premises Occupied by Refuge Assurance Company, Louth

Description: The Corn Market and Premises Occupied by Refuge Assurance Company

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 194909

OS Grid Reference: TF3277987370
OS Grid Coordinates: 532779, 387370
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3665, -0.0059

Location: 17 Cornmarket, Louth, Lincolnshire LN11 9PY

Locality: Louth
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 9PY

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Listing Text

(North Side)
The Corn Market and
Premises occupied by
Refuge Assurance Company
TF 38 NW 1/65

1853. Architect, Pearson Bellamy. 3 storeys in heavily weathered ashlar, brick
sides. Welsh slate roof. Top storey added to late C18 or early C19 building.
Rusticated ground floor with 4 chanelled Roman Doric pilasters framing 2 sash
windows, each of 3 lights with stone pilaster mullions and entablature, console
brackets to cills, and central arch, round-headed with mask keystone and iron
gates, 1st floor level entablature with consoles and dentil cornice supporting
4 attached Roman Doric columns under entablature framing 2 Venetian casement
windows with keystones and central arched semi- circular niche with shell motif
semi-dome and statue of Ceres on round pedestal. 2nd floor pilasters and 3 casement
windows with iron window guards, segmental arches, entablature without cornice,
weathered parapet.
Nos 1 to 13A (odd), the Masons Arms Hotel, and The Corn Market form a group.

Listing NGR: TF3277987370

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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